Part of speech:
(Countable, US, police jargon) A victim of homicide; a person who has been unlawfully killed by someone else.
The act or action of causing death, as of a person.
(Law) Civil death.
The cause or means of destroying:
An unjust, senseless, or disgraceful act or condition:
Each type of felony is classified using a degree ranking. This degree ranking uses a letter or a number, and the rank determines how serious the crime is. These rankings usually differ from state to state; however, violent felonies are often considered more serious crimes than non violent crimes.
An act of killing a human being unlawfully, but not wilfully (as opposed to murder).
A person who has killed his or her mother.
The condition of having been annihilated; utter destruction.
Massive slaughter, as in war; a massacre.
A large-scale slaughter of animals
Brutal bloodshed or slaughter
Mayhem is defined as violence, damage or chaos, or the crime of crippling or mutilating a victim.
The act of killing relatives or fellow-countrymen, as in a civil war
To destroy or injure treacherously:
To impair the soundness, perfection, or integrity of; spoil.
To mistreat or abuse.
To thwart passage of; veto:
To execute (a person sentenced to death) by means of electricity.
To create or produce in accordance with an idea, plan, blueprint, etc.
To punish (a person) without legal process or authority, especially by hanging, for a perceived offense or as an act of bigotry.
To bring to an end; complete
kill intentionally and with premeditation
Criminal action or violence; esp., murder
A person who does this
The murder of a baby
The destruction or ruin of one's own interests:
The act or an instance of riding, as in a vehicle or on an animal.
A divining rod used in searching for water, ore, etc.; a dowsing rod.
To kill (people, game, etc.) brutally, senselessly, or in large numbers; slaughter
To get a grade of failure in (a subject)
To get rid of; remove:
To cut with a guillotine or sharp blade.
To fail to take advantage of or use for profit; lose:
To preserve is to protect or keep something as it is or in its original state.
Guard is defined as to keep safe, protect or cover.
A stroke of good fortune
To eliminate, especially by killing.
To go away; leave:
(--- Archaic) A person employed to help, especially a farm worker or domestic servant.
(Archaic) Effective, punitive, or destructive action.
Mangle is defined as to destroy by tearing, crushing or bruising.
To finish quickly or promptly
To dismiss from an office or position.
Botch is defined as to make errors or do something in a clumsy, sloppy manner.
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